Hormuz: a play-by-play of the worst case scenario
In the event of a direct military confrontation between Iranian and American forces in the Straits of Hormuz, which strategies would each side be likely to adopt? In order to attempt to answer that …
Russian diplomat hopes US sanctions won’t make Iran swerve from nuclear deal
Russia hopes that the latest round of US sanctions will not force Iran to once again reduce its commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the Islamic republic’s nuclear …
Iran says relations with Russia and Turkey at historic high
Tehran’s relations with Moscow and Ankara have reached their highest level ever, a spokesman for Iran’s government Ali Rabiei said on Monday.
“Our relations with Russia and Turkey …
US Special Rep for Iran, Brian Hook makes Captain Hook look like a good guy
Over the past few months, US Special Representative for Iran, Brian Hook the head of the Iran Action Group, has been personally writing emails and texts to over a dozen ship captains around the world, …
US wants to force Iran to abandon nuke deal altogether
Washington is trying to force Iran to abandon the nuclear deal and push the EU towards reimposing sanctions. It will not maintain genuine dialogue with Tehran, Chairman of the Russian State …
Putin says special organization may be created to address problems in Strait of Hormuz
Russian President Vladimir Putin does not rule out that a special organization might be created to address problems that emerge in the Strait of Hormuz.
"From the standpoint of the potential of our …
JCPOA Negotiations are a test of the EU’s geo-political credibility
On September 4th, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Iran would give the EU a further 60 days to come back into compliance with its economic commitments under the JCPOA before Iran would …
Iran will start third stage of rolling down its nuclear deal commitments on Friday
Tehran will start the third stage of rolling down its commitments in the framework of the Iranian nuclear deal on Friday, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday.
"Iran will start the third stage …
Iran gives Europe two months to comply with terms of nuclear deal
Iran doubts the readiness of participants in the nuclear deal to promptly get back to full compliance with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and for this reason it gives Europe some time …
Iran won’t change its policy unless US removes sanctions
The Iranian leadership will not change its policy course unless the United States removes its sanctions on Tehran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday.
"Iran will continue reducing its …